Elon Musk South AfricaSeptember 15, 2017 – 06:46 am

Elon Musk South Africa

South African born and raised tech entrepreneur Elon Musk at a presentation in the US on Thursday night announced the development of a new battery system that can store solar energy for later use. The battery, known as the Powerwall, addresses a key obstacle to wider use of renewable energy sources: The obvious problem with solar power is that the sun does not shine at night,he said at the Los Angeles-area design studio of his electric car company… permanent makeup FL

SpaceX crs-7 Launch TimeSeptember 12, 2017 – 06:35 am

SpaceX crs-7 Launch Time

Right now, eight of our Dove satellites are packed in their NanoRacks deployers on SpaceX’s Dragon Capsule. We’re calling these satellites “Flock 1f”. On Sunday, June 28, at 10:21am (EDT), the Falcon 9 Launch Vehicle will launch, carrying the Dragon capsule and Flock 1f to the International Space Station (ISS). SpaceX calls this mission: CRS-7, the seventh of twelve SpaceX ISS resupply missions. The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket will launch in an instantaneous…

Elon Musk x PrizeSeptember 3, 2017 – 10:52 am

Elon Musk x Prize

By Douglas Messier Parabolic Arc Managing Editor Elon Musk has made his first appearance on the Forbes list of the world’s billionaires. The 40-year-old entrepreneur has landed at 634 on the list with an estimated net worth of $2 billion. Musk has developed the Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon vehicle to send cargo and crew to the International Space Station. His company, SpaceX, has received money under NASA’s COTS (for cargo) and CCDev (crew) programs…

Elon Musk SpaceX Iron ManSeptember 2, 2017 – 10:52 am

Elon Musk SpaceX Iron Man

Share This article Elon Musk and his fellow engineers at SpaceX have combined the Leap Motion gesture-sensing controller, the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, and a metal-printing 3D printer to create “the future of design.” The video, published by SpaceX (embedded below) and starring Musk, shows what it might be like if engineers could create and manipulate designs with just their hands, like Tony Stark in Iron Man . Leap Motion, as you’re probably…

Elon Musk Solar CompanySeptember 1, 2017 – 10:46 am

Elon Musk Solar Company

The system could easily take a home off the power grid, especially with the use of many solar panels, Musk said By Benjamin Hulac and ClimateWire | May 1, 2015 Musk introduced the Tesla Powerwall, a wall-mounted lithium-ion electric battery for homes and small businesses, and the Tesla Powerpack, a heftier version of the same core product designed for utility-scale use. Credit: Tesla From a man who made his name and charted his career with lofty goals…

Elon Musk net Worth August 2013August 31, 2017 – 10:42 am

Elon Musk net Worth August 2013

The inspiration for the big-screen character of Tony Stark, alter ego of Iron Man, is our 2012 Achiever of the Year, Elon Musk, a self-made superhero doing more to preserve humankind than all The Avengers combined. Chris Raymond When you work on an epic scale, tossing out huge ideas as if they were pennies aimed at a wishing well, you get used to hearing the word crazy. For Elon Musk, the term springs up so frequently, he might as well print it…

What Companies does Elon Musk Own?August 29, 2017 – 10:36 am

What Companies does Elon Musk Own?

Don t like school? If you re Elon Musk, start your own. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images This originally appeared on Elon Musk didn t like his kids school, so he started his own, the inventor and entrepreneur said in an interview on Beijing Television. The school is called Ad Astra—which means To the stars —and is small and relatively secretive. It doesn t have its own website or a social media presence. Christina Simon, , has done some digging…

SpaceX Elon Musk MarsAugust 27, 2017 – 10:33 am

SpaceX Elon Musk Mars

APElon Musk has his heart set on Mars. The billionaire entrepreneur seems to have his hands in every cutting edge tech field, and some of that tech is going to help land a human on Mars. To Mars Years ago, Musk was planning a simple philanthropic mission with the goal of increasing NASA s budget. I was confused as to why we had not yet sent a person to Mars,Musk said. It seemed like this was obviously the goal after the moon and we d not made progress…

Tesla CEO Elon Musk TwitterAugust 25, 2017 – 10:29 am

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Twitter

Toru Hanai | Reuters Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk. After rumors and suggestions of Tesla s September sales slowing caused the automakers shares to drop 5 percent Monday, CEO Elon Musk took to social media to shoot down the report. After the tweet, Tesla shares gained more than 2.5 percent in premarket trading Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal reported that WardsAuto.com said Tesla s U.S. sales were down 26 percent over the last nine months. On Tuesday…

Who is Elon Musk s Parents?August 24, 2017 – 10:24 am

Who is Elon Musk s Parents?

We idealize childhood as a time of innocence and freedom from responsibility. But the truth is, being a kid can be really rough. In part, this is because of other children. They can be awful to each other. Mean. When I was a kid, the smart, creative kids who dared to dress differently or speak up were often picked on during PE, recess, or lunch. My older brother was bullied so badly in elementary school that my parents took him out of the school and…